Prodcution Manager - Leeds

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
25 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Ref
DT0679
Contact
Manpower UK
Sector
Manufacturing
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Manpower is pleased to announce an outstanding opportunity for a Production Manager at one of our most-valued clients Sika- Everbuild, a market leading construction chemicals manufacturer based in Leeds.

The company - which is a truly global concern - manufactures highly technical, bespoke products for a range of uses. With strong growth across Europe, they're now looking to bring in an established Production Manager to play a key leadership role at one of their core sites.

As Production Manager, you will lead a team of 7 managers. In this role, your core challenges will be;
*Ensuring an efficient and timely production process
*Take a hands on management approach, from the production line up to the area managers
*Providing coaching and mentoring to production staff, including upskilling new team members
*Embedding a culture of continuous improvement on site including 5S and Visual Management
*Identifying and implementing Lean manufacturing projects in order to generate time and cost savings and waste reduction
*Upholding a high level of awareness regarding Health & Safety
*Monitoring KPI's whilst promoting a competitive attitude towards success on site

Placing heavy emphasis on professional development, the business will facilitate your success by giving you the necessary training to excel in the position. To be considered for the Production Manager opportunity, you will have a strong desire to develop, and the following skills and experience;
*5+ years of experience within a production leadership role
*Demonstrable track record of managing within a fast-paced manufacturing environment
*A hands-on approach to people leadership
*Proven track record of utilising Lean manufacturing tools and techniques to deliver cost and time savings within a production environment
*Coaching and mentoring experience
*Hands-on approach and can lead by example

If you're looking to join a truly brilliant organisation that is prepared to invest in your career, then please don't hesitate to apply today!

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